Aims/priorities: Grants are available for sports clubs and organisations in the UK to provide or assist in the provision of facilities for recreation or other leisure time occupation for the benefit of disadvantaged children who are under the age of 21 years.
Funding is available for the following:
- Equipment for the use of all members of the club
- Maintenance of properties, as long as the property is owned by the club or there is a significant lease period
All young people who are to benefit must be under 21 years of age. The Trustees will consider applications where the large majority are under 21 years. The Trustees will also consider the economic and social circumstances surrounding the beneficiaries of the grant.
Who can apply: Sports clubs and organisations that are affiliated to their governing body, i.e.
Amateur Boxing Association of England, National Association of Clubs for Young People, Football
Association, are eligible to apply.
Due to limited funds, the Trust is currently giving priority to the following applications for equipment:
- Amateur Boxing Clubs
- Amateur Martial Arts clubs
- Youth Services providing a social and community service
Grant amount: Grants will generally be no more than £1,000: Applications can be submitted at any time.
Contact: 020 7386 6106